Spiritual encounters : interactions between Christianity and Native religions in colonial America / edited by Nicholas Griffiths and Fernando Cervantes.

By: Griffiths, Nicholas
Contributor(s): Cervantes, Fernando
Language: English Publisher: Birmingham : University of Birmingham Press, 1999.Description: xi, 304p. ; 22cm.ISBN: 0902459016
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Includes references. - Contents: Spreading the word: the Northeast / David Murray; "The kindness of the blessed virgin": the cult of Mary among Christian Hurons and Iroquois in 17c New France / William B. Hart; "Here is another marvel": Marian miracle narratives in a Nahuatl manuscript / L.M. Burkhart; Cultural boundaries between adaptation and defiance: northwestern New Spain / C. Radding; "Telling lives": confessional autobiography and the Nahua self / J.J. Klor de Alva; Contesting the power to heal: angels, demons and plants in New Mexico / Osvaldo F. Pardo; Andean curanderos and their repressers: Peru / N. Griffiths; El callejón de la soledad: 17c Lima / A.B. Osorio; Repression and cultural change: colonial Peru / Iris Gareis; "Chicha in the chalice": spiritual conflict in Spanish American mission culture / Lance Grahn; Epilogue: the middle ground / F. Cervantes.